Kim Ryle, Applied Sustainability Group, LLC; Energy Benchmark Services
Kim is a certified energy auditor and former Sr. Account Manager with 25 years at Pacific Gas & Electric Company. He managed a portfolio of customers ranging from residential and small businesses to power sensitive, high-tech customers, numerous cities and agencies and some of the largest businesses in the PG&E system. Over his career he was involved with energy projects which reduced, in total, approximately 300 megawatts of on-peak electricity demand. He has experience with complex rate schedules, efficiency technologies, demand response strategies, and incentives to help identify and produce customer savings. As a founding member, energy manager and coach at True Market Solutions, a sustainability education program, Kim provided energy efficiency strategy and support, developed curriculum, coached and supported a number of successful ‘Sustainability Circle’ programs. Graduates developed internal teams, engaged employees, customized profitability/sustainability action plans and a competitive edge.